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Wildlife loss and climate change can synergisti...

from, September 6, 2017 by Julie Cohen Wildlife loss and climate change can synergistically increase tick abundance and the risk of tick-borne disease   Around the world, ticks are one of the most important …MORE

Man Dies of Tick-Borne Illness

from News-Times, August 22, 2017 by Barry Lytton NEW MILFORD — An increasingly common tick-borne disease took the life of a New Milford man this month, and health experts warn that more cases are likely as …MORE

Interview: Sara Tyghter Discusses GLA’s B...

Sara Tyghter, Director of Education and Outreach with Global Lyme Alliance, talks about GLA’s Be Tick Aware Prevention Program with Tony Savino on 1490AM WGCH Radio. Below is an excerpt.   Tony Savino, WGCH: Global Lyme …MORE

Inaugural Teed Off At Lyme Golf Event A Success

Golf Fundraiser Raises $34,000 for Global Lyme Alliance Back in February, when few of us were thinking about playing golf, Rebecca Tibball (pictured above, on right) was dreaming about getting out on the golf course …MORE

Why You Should Be More Concerned About Lyme Dis...

from Worth, June 21, 2017 by Richard Bradley Merrill Lynch’s Charles Balducci almost died from Lyme disease. Here’s what he learned and how he’s working with the nonprofit Global Lyme Alliance to fight the spread …MORE

Lyme Disease: Inside America’s Mysterious...

from Rolling Stone, June 20, 2017 by Winona Dimeo-Ediger Celebrities from Kathleen Hanna to Kris Kristofferson have revealed their diagnoses – and an unprecedented outbreak is expected this summer   In 2004, Kelly Osbourne was bitten by …MORE

The Importance of Tick Safety for Outdoor Utili...

Global Lyme Alliance recently spoke at the New York State Public Utilities (NYSPU) Safety Directors Meeting about tick safety and Lyme disease.   Outdoor utility workers are exposed to a wide variety of dangerous workplace conditions …MORE